Tim Walsh is Partner, Chief Investment Officer for Dermody Properties, and is responsible for overseeing all origination activities, such as acquisitions, development and build-to-suit projects. His primary focus is working with Dermody Properties’ national team of regional partners to identify and target the best value-add industrial investment opportunities available. Mr. Walsh has more than 34 years of experience in industrial fund creation and asset management and is based in the company’s Midwest Region office.
Throughout his career, Mr. Walsh has been engaged in the creation, deployment and management of industrial real estate fund vehicles. He has been responsible for the acquisition of over 25 million square feet of core industrial space and 40 million square feet of value-added industrial space for a combined value of over $6.8 billion.
Prior to joining Dermody Properties, Mr. Walsh was a Principal of the Exeter Property Group and served as the Core Portfolio Manager. During his tenure at Exeter, Mr. Walsh was responsible for the acquisition of 94 industrial properties totaling more than 21 million square feet of industrial real estate space in 17 markets across the United States.
Prior to assuming his role at Exeter Property Group, Mr. Walsh spent 14 years at Wrightwood Capital where he oversaw three successive industrial funds including originations, finance, asset management, leasing, dispositions and investor relations.
Mr. Walsh received his B.S. from the University of Notre Dame and received his M.B.A. from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. He is a member of NAIOP and the Ecommerce Forum and is a Product Council Member with the Urban Land Institute.